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BORNLEARNING ACADEMY OFFERED FOR FAMILIES OF TOTS!
Seats are filling now for the BornLearning Academy program for families with infants, toddlers, and preschoolers! 
EARLY CHILDHOOD EVENTS PLANNED!
More and more studies are proving that educational experiences throughout early childhood have a rather dramatic impact on a child's future academic success.  In that spirit, the Grant County Schools and Williamstown Independent Schools have joined forces to provide excellent learning activities for the pre- preschool population in Grant County... 
MATTHEW A. MORGAN SELECTED AS GRANT COUNTY'S SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS
Congratulations to Matthew A. Morgan, selected by the Grant County Board of Education, as the new Superintendent of Schools...
 
BOARD MEETING RECAP, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

As a service to our stakeholders, we are providing this recap of the September 14, 2017, meeting of the Grant County Board of Education...

 
2017 GCHS YEARBOOKS NOW AVAILABLE

The 2017 Grant County High School Yearbooks are now available and may be picked up in the GCHS Library.

 
HALEY BRYAN, GCHS SENIOR, TO REPRESENT KY IN NATIONAL POETRY OUT LOUD COMPETITION!
Congratulations to two-time state Poetry Out Loud winner, Haley Bryan...
 
SEVEN CHOSEN FOR PRESTIGIOUS GOVERNOR'S SCHOLARS PROGRAM!
Congratulations to GCHS Juniors:  Braydon Dungan, Zachary Hollandsworth, Nicholas Kells, Lindsey Kinard, Wei Hao Lee, Shelby Newton, and Samantha Schawe....
 
GRANT COUNTY PRESCHOOLS EARN 5-STAR RATING!

Congratulations to the preschool programs at CMZ, DRE, MCE, and SES, who have each earned Kentucky All STARS' highest rating for early childhood education programs!

 
GCHS ENGINEERING PROGRAM NAMED PROJECT LEAD THE WAY "PROGRAM OF EXCELLENCE"
Congratulations to Mrs. Chastity Rohan and the Grant County High School Engineering program upon receiving top honors at the state PTLW annual conference...
 
 
GRANT COUNTY’S SHANNON BRICKLER NAMED A FINALIST FOR THE PRESIDENTIAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN MATH AND SCIENCE TEACHING!
Grant County Schools teacher, Shannon Brickler, has been
named one of only three Kentucky finalists for prestigious national math teaching
award…
 
REGISTRATION STARTING FOR GRANT COUNTY YOUTH CROSS COUNTRY SERIES
Are you ready to run?  Registration for the Grant County Youth Cross Country Series will be held at Sherman Elementary August 25, with the final date for registration being September 1, 2016. 
BLUE & GOLD SENIOR CITIZEN PASSES AVAILABLE
Blue & Gold cards, providing free admission for senior citizen to Grant County school functions, are available at the Grant County Board of Education office.   
GRANT COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION APPROVES REVISION OF BOUNDARIES FOR BOARD MEMBER REPRESENTATION
The new board member boundary map may be viewed here


 
GCMS and GCHS CHOIRS SCORE DISTINGUISHED! image GCMS and GCHS CHOIRS SCORE DISTINGUISHED!
Grant County students are making lots of beautiful music!  Congratulations to our GCMS 7th & 8th Grade Choir and our GCHS Chamber Choir for their Distinguished ratings at this week's KMEA choral assessments!
 
GCS ANNOUNCES KINDERGARTEN AND PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION EVENTS image GCS ANNOUNCES KINDERGARTEN AND PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION EVENTS
Kindergarten Registration events will take place April 11 - 15; Preschool Registration will be April 18 - 22, 2016.
 
ENJOY AN AMAZING CONCERT BY THE GCHS JAZZ ENSEMBLE! image ENJOY AN AMAZING CONCERT BY THE GCHS JAZZ ENSEMBLE!
The GCHS Jazz Ensemble's KMEA Performance is available here for your listening enjoyment.... 
BRYAN WINS GCHS POETRY OUT LOUD COMPETITION; HEADS TO STATE! image BRYAN WINS GCHS POETRY OUT LOUD COMPETITION; HEADS TO STATE!
Congratulations to this year's GCHS Poetry Out Loud winners:  Haley Bryan, Caitlin Haggard, and Sierra Schmitt...  
WHAT'S SO COOL ABOUT MANUFACTURING? image WHAT'S SO COOL ABOUT MANUFACTURING?

A team of students from GCMS have been invited to peek inside the world of advanced manufacturing, then share what they learn!

 
FORMER GCHS YEARBOOKS AVAILABLE  image FORMER GCHS YEARBOOKS AVAILABLE
Looking for an old GCHS yearbook?  Several volumes, 1981-present available for sale.....
 
GCHS JAZZ ENSEMBLE SHOWCASED AT KMEA STATE CONFERENCE; 3 CHOIR MEMBERS TO PARTICIPATE IN ALL-STATE CHOIR image GCHS JAZZ ENSEMBLE SHOWCASED AT KMEA STATE CONFERENCE; 3 CHOIR MEMBERS TO PARTICIPATE IN ALL-STATE CHOIR

22 GCHS musicians selected to perform at the Kentucky Music Educators Association (KMEA) prestigious showcase event!

 
2016 GCHS YEARBOOK NOW AVAILABLE FOR ADVANCE PURCHASE image 2016 GCHS YEARBOOK NOW AVAILABLE FOR ADVANCE PURCHASE
Time is running out to purchase your 2016 Grant County High School yearbook! 
GCHS TO HOST POETRY OUT LOUD COMPETITION JANUARY 8 image GCHS TO HOST POETRY OUT LOUD COMPETITION JANUARY 8
Come enjoy an evening of competitive poetry interpretation and recitation, as performed by outstanding 9th - 12th grade students.  Admission is free...  
GRANT COUNTY MARCHING BAND WINS STATE! image GRANT COUNTY MARCHING BAND WINS STATE!
GCMB wins Kentucky Music Educators Association (KMEA) State AAAA Marching Band Competition!  
GC MARCHING BAND HEADS TO STATE! image GC MARCHING BAND HEADS TO STATE!

Grant County Marching Band earns first place in AAAA Quarter-finals (East Regionals), heads to state!  Click here to enjoy their first place, East Regional performance.

 
GCS SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST ALLISON STONE RECEIVES STATE AWARD  image GCS SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST ALLISON STONE RECEIVES STATE AWARD
Allison Stone, GCS School Psychologist, was recently honored by the Kentucky Association for Psychology in the Schools (KAPS) …  
CTC OFFERS WELDING CLASSES TO ADULT LEARNERS image CTC OFFERS WELDING CLASSES TO ADULT LEARNERS
Classes are forming now for community members interested in training which will lead to an industry-recognized certificate in AWS Sense - Level 1 welding ... 
GC MARCHING BAND INDUCTED INTO GRANT COUNTY SCHOOLS HALL OF FAME! image GC MARCHING BAND INDUCTED INTO GRANT COUNTY SCHOOLS HALL OF FAME!
On October 16, 2015, the 2014 Grant County High School Marching Band was inducted into the GCS Hall of Fame, recognizing their second place state finish in 2014 KMEA AAAA competition... 
GCS ADOPTS "COMMUNITY ELIGIBILITY (MEAL) PROVISION" FOR ELEMENTARY STUDENTS image GCS ADOPTS "COMMUNITY ELIGIBILITY (MEAL) PROVISION" FOR ELEMENTARY STUDENTS
100% of Grant County's elementary students will receive school breakfasts and lunches at no cost during 2015-2016...
 
GRANT COUNTY'S HAYLEY LEACH REPRESENTS KENTUCKY AT NATIONAL FCCLA EVENT image GRANT COUNTY'S HAYLEY LEACH REPRESENTS KENTUCKY AT NATIONAL FCCLA EVENT
When more than 8,000 members of the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) gathered for its national conference, Kentucky's delegation was led by Grant County's Hayley Leach...
 
GCHS SOPHOMORE WINS STATE POETRY OUT LOUD COMPETITION, COMPETES IN NATIONAL EVENT image GCHS SOPHOMORE WINS STATE POETRY OUT LOUD COMPETITION, COMPETES IN NATIONAL EVENT
Congratulations to GCHS Sophomore, Haley Bryan, upon her first place finish in the state Poetry Out Loud competition...
 
GCHS WELL REPRESENTED AT FCCLA STATE CONFERENCE image GCHS WELL REPRESENTED AT FCCLA STATE CONFERENCE
GCHS students receive awards; Hayley Leach named Kentucky FCCLA State President…  
KENTUCKY DEPT OF ED APPROVES SNOW DAY LEARNING PLAN FOR GRANT CO SCHOOLS image KENTUCKY DEPT OF ED APPROVES SNOW DAY LEARNING PLAN FOR GRANT CO SCHOOLS
On October 10, 2014, the Kentucky Department of Education announced that Grant County Schools had received approval to utilize a "snow learning" plan when students are off for inclement weather..... Click here for parent letter explaining process.
 
GRANT COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL TO OFFER ProStart CERTIFICATION! image GRANT COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL TO OFFER ProStart CERTIFICATION!

Grant County High School has been chosen by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation to be one of only three high schools pilot their ProStart certification program in the Commonwealth of Kentucky...

 
LACEY EARNS SPOT AT PRESTIGIOUS GOVERNOR’S SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS! image LACEY EARNS SPOT AT PRESTIGIOUS GOVERNOR’S SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS!

GCHS Sophomore, Cassidy Lacey, has been chosen to participate in the prestigious Governor’s School for the Arts….

 
SIX GCHS JUNIORS SELECTED FOR PRESTIGIOUS GOVERNORS SCHOLARS PROGRAM! image SIX GCHS JUNIORS SELECTED FOR PRESTIGIOUS GOVERNORS SCHOLARS PROGRAM!
Congratulations to Samantha Gray, Harlee Havens, Conrad Jaconette, Bethany Lawrence, Ben Willoughby, and Macy Wright, who will be representing Grant County High School this summer at GSP...
 
GCHS SYMPHONIC BAND EARNS STRAIGHT DISTINGUISHED! image GCHS SYMPHONIC BAND EARNS STRAIGHT DISTINGUISHED!
Congratulations to the Grant County High School Symphonic Band for earning straight "Distinguished" ratings at the KMEA District Concert Assessment...
 
MCE’S HALEIGH HILLMAN WINS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION ART CONTEST image MCE’S HALEIGH HILLMAN WINS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION ART CONTEST

Haleigh Hillman’s artwork, entitled “Family is the Spice of Life”, wins first place in the Children’s Art Contest sponsored by the Family Nurturing Center…

 
BOXES AND BOXES OF BOOKS! image BOXES AND BOXES OF BOOKS!
Dry Ridge Elementary organizes "For the Love of Reading" Book Drive to benefit the "Red Bird" Mission!
 
CALHOUN ACCEPTED AT GATTON ACADEMY! image CALHOUN ACCEPTED AT GATTON ACADEMY!
GCHS Sophomore, Nolan Calhoun, one of sixty chosen for the prestigious Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky...
 
GCS REMEMBERS FORMER SUPERINTENDENT JIMMY JOE GARDNER FONDLY image GCS REMEMBERS FORMER SUPERINTENDENT JIMMY JOE GARDNER FONDLY
The Grant County Board of Education wishes to extend its sympathy to the family of former superintendent, James Joseph "Jimmy Joe" Gardner...
 
FORTY-FIVE STUDENTS COMPETE IN FIRST-EVER KAY HUGHETT SCHOLASTIC CHESS TOURNAMENT image FORTY-FIVE STUDENTS COMPETE IN FIRST-EVER KAY HUGHETT SCHOLASTIC CHESS TOURNAMENT
The Grant County Chess Team hosted its first tournament at Crittenden-Mt. Zion Elementary...
 
GCHS CAREER AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER FEATURED IN ENQUIRER image GCHS CAREER AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER FEATURED IN ENQUIRER
In a comprehensive piece about career education in area high schools, the Enquirer's Michael D. Clark features the GCHS CTC Mechatronics program...
 
GODERWIS WINS STATE MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. ART CONTEST image GODERWIS WINS STATE MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. ART CONTEST
Congratulations to Daniel Goderwis, fifth grader at Mason-Corinth Elementary, for his first place entry in the art contest sponsored by the Martin Luther King, Jr. State Commission...
 
ELEMENTARY BOYS BASKETBALL TEAMS FORMING NOW! image ELEMENTARY BOYS BASKETBALL TEAMS FORMING NOW!
Boys in Grades 2 - 5 are invited to sign up now for Elementary Basketball Program...
 
FCCLA STUDENTS RECOGNIZED FOR OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE AT NATIONAL STAR COMPETITION image FCCLA STUDENTS RECOGNIZED FOR OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE AT NATIONAL STAR COMPETITION
Three GCHS students, Olivia Cahill, Hayley Leach, and Emily Samuel, have earned silver and gold ratings for their projects at the National STAR Events competition  
NEW CHALLENGES BRING CHANGES TO LONG-TERM HEAD START / PRESCHOOL PARTNERSHIP image NEW CHALLENGES BRING CHANGES TO LONG-TERM HEAD START / PRESCHOOL PARTNERSHIP
Beginning with the 2013-2014 school year Williamstown Independent Schools and Grant County Schools will each operate their own Preschool programs...  
GC CHESS TEAMS EARN NATIONAL RANKING! image GC CHESS TEAMS EARN NATIONAL RANKING!
GCMS K-6 Team Ranked 24th in Chess SuperNationals; K-8 Team Ranked 23rd in Nation!
 
GCS 4th & 5th GRADERS CHALLENGED TO "BE THE SOMEONE" WHO STOPS BULLYING image GCS 4th & 5th GRADERS CHALLENGED TO "BE THE SOMEONE" WHO STOPS BULLYING
Students gather at Dry Ridge Elementary to focus on bullying, then learn what they can do to help prevent it...
 
GRANT COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION ADOPTS 2013-2014 CALENDAR image GRANT COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION ADOPTS 2013-2014 CALENDAR
The 2013-2014 school year will begin with special start designed to ease the transition for kindergarten, sixth, and ninth grade students...
 
MCE’s CECILIA REED WINS “RUNNER UP” IN STATE ART CONTEST image MCE’s CECILIA REED WINS “RUNNER UP” IN STATE ART CONTEST

Reed’s artwork, depicting the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s Farm to School Program, will appear in a calendar distributed throughout the state….

 
260 GCHS STUDENTS RECEIVE DIGITAL LITERACY & RESPONSIBILITY CERTIFICATION image 260 GCHS STUDENTS RECEIVE DIGITAL LITERACY & RESPONSIBILITY CERTIFICATION

Educational partners, EverFi and Neustar provide program designed to equip students for safe and appropriate navigation through today’s digital landscape…

 
AUTHOR, KEITH O'BRIEN, MAKES GCHS ONE OF HIS FIRST STOPS ON BOOK TOUR image AUTHOR, KEITH O'BRIEN, MAKES GCHS ONE OF HIS FIRST STOPS ON BOOK TOUR

New book, “Outside Shot,” features Kentucky basketball, coach Billy Hicks (uncle of GC Coach Jim Hicks), and the quest for Kentucky basketball’s top prize…

 
ELEVEN GCMS STUDENTS CHOSEN FOR NORTHERN KENTUCKY SELECT BAND! image ELEVEN GCMS STUDENTS CHOSEN FOR NORTHERN KENTUCKY SELECT BAND!
Grant County Middle School will be well represented at the Northern Kentucky Select Band clinic and concert performance this spring...
 
STATE-WIDE EDUCATION MAGAZINE FEATURES ARTWORK OF MCE STUDENT! image STATE-WIDE EDUCATION MAGAZINE FEATURES ARTWORK OF MCE STUDENT!
The artwork of Daniel Goderwis, fourth grade student at Mason-Corinth Elementary, makes the cover of "Bluegrass Music News"...  
 
GRANT COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT ADOPTS 100%, 24/7 TOBACCO FREE POLICY image GRANT COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT ADOPTS 100%, 24/7 TOBACCO FREE POLICY

The Grant County Board of Education voted on May 10, 2012, to approve the first reading of a new policy making all Grant County Board of Education property tobacco-free.  More...

 
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